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The Resource Citizen Kane, RKO Radio Pictures ; a Mercury production ; director/producer, Orson Welles ; screenplay, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles. The battle over Citizen Kane / produced by Thomas Lennon, Michael Epstein ; written by Richard Ben Cramer & Thomas Lennon ; a Lennon Documentary Group film for the American experience

Citizen Kane, RKO Radio Pictures ; a Mercury production ; director/producer, Orson Welles ; screenplay, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles. The battle over Citizen Kane / produced by Thomas Lennon, Michael Epstein ; written by Richard Ben Cramer & Thomas Lennon ; a Lennon Documentary Group film for the American experience

Label
Citizen Kane
Title
Citizen Kane
Statement of responsibility
RKO Radio Pictures ; a Mercury production ; director/producer, Orson Welles ; screenplay, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles. The battle over Citizen Kane / produced by Thomas Lennon, Michael Epstein ; written by Richard Ben Cramer & Thomas Lennon ; a Lennon Documentary Group film for the American experience
Title variation
Battle over Citizen Kane
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • engfrespapor
  • eng
Summary
  • Battle over Citizen Kane: A documentary examining the lives and careers of Orson Welles and William Randolph Hearst, and efforts by Hearst to surpress the film Citizen Kane and destroy Welles' career
  • Citizen Kane: An all-powerful press magnate, Kane, dies in his fabulous castle Xanadu, his last word being "Rosebud", which leads a reporter to seek the meaning behind the word and find the meaning of Kane. Prominant publisher, William Randolph Hearst, saw the film as a thinly disguised version of his career and attempted to suppress it
Member of
NLngAtvqSUE
Cataloging source
BIB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Feature film: Photography, Gregg Toland; editor, Robert Wise; music, Bernard Herrmann. Documentary: Directors of photography, Greg Andracke, Michael Chin; edited by Ken Eluto; narrated by Richard Ben Cramer; music, Brian Keane
Language note
English soundtrack with optional subtitles in English, French, Spanish and Portugese on feature film disc ; English soundtrack and subtitles available on documentary disc
LC call number
PN1997.C57
LC item number
C57 2001
PerformerNote
Feature film: Orson Welles, Joseph Cotton, Dorothy Comingore, Agnes Moorehead, Everett Sloane. Documentary: Host and narrator, David McCullough
Runtime
233
Technique
live action
Label
Citizen Kane, RKO Radio Pictures ; a Mercury production ; director/producer, Orson Welles ; screenplay, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles. The battle over Citizen Kane / produced by Thomas Lennon, Michael Epstein ; written by Richard Ben Cramer & Thomas Lennon ; a Lennon Documentary Group film for the American experience
Link
http://us.imdb.com/Title?0033467
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Special features: Feature film: interactive menus, scene selection, theatrical trailer, production notes, filmmaker postscripts and awards data, two feature-length audio commentaries, one by Roger Ebert, the other by Peter Bogdanovich, 1941 movie premiere newsreel, gallery of storyboards, rare photos, alternative ad campaigns, studio correspondence, call sheets, and other memorabilia. Documentary: Welles filmography
  • Title from disc surface
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Citizen Kane (119 min.) -- The battle over Citizen Kane (113 min.)
  • Disc 1. Citizen Kane (1941, 119 min.) -- Disc 2. The battle over Citizen Kane (1996, 114 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Newly remastered version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 233 min.)
Isbn
9780780635203
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
053939656527
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
T6565
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm48011132
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Citizen Kane, RKO Radio Pictures ; a Mercury production ; director/producer, Orson Welles ; screenplay, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Orson Welles. The battle over Citizen Kane / produced by Thomas Lennon, Michael Epstein ; written by Richard Ben Cramer & Thomas Lennon ; a Lennon Documentary Group film for the American experience
Link
http://us.imdb.com/Title?0033467
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Special features: Feature film: interactive menus, scene selection, theatrical trailer, production notes, filmmaker postscripts and awards data, two feature-length audio commentaries, one by Roger Ebert, the other by Peter Bogdanovich, 1941 movie premiere newsreel, gallery of storyboards, rare photos, alternative ad campaigns, studio correspondence, call sheets, and other memorabilia. Documentary: Welles filmography
  • Title from disc surface
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Citizen Kane (119 min.) -- The battle over Citizen Kane (113 min.)
  • Disc 1. Citizen Kane (1941, 119 min.) -- Disc 2. The battle over Citizen Kane (1996, 114 min.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Newly remastered version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 233 min.)
Isbn
9780780635203
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
053939656527
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
T6565
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm48011132
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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